Chris has 13 years of institutional investment experience. He is a Portfolio Manager for the firm’s Long Duration product and provides research coverage for Capital Goods and Aerospace industries as well as the mortgage-backed, asset-backed and commercial mortgage-backed sectors. In addition to his portfolio management and research duties, he also chairs the firm’s Portfolio Management Committee. Chris has extensive experience in portfolio risk analysis and is responsible for implementing and maintaining the firm’s risk system, Bondedge and also frequently contributes to Pugh Capital’s research publications. Chris is very active in the community frequently speaking at local non-profits on topics related to financial literacy. Chris received his B.A. in Political Science from the University of Washington.